Calflora
Taxon  Report   9084    
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa  (Engelm. & Bigelow) F.M. Knuth
Buck horn cholla
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa, a dicot, is a perennial herb (stem succulent) that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Cylindropuntia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Opuntia acanthocarpa
More information about  Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CYAC8)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 20, 2019).